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Comfort in a Sweater

By on Apr 14, 2017 in Blog |

As I sat and listened to the news I had been dreading, I was aware of the softness of the cozy sweater… Two and a half years ago I had the honor of speaking at “Coffee Talk”, a women’s gathering for Cornerstone Church in San Francisco. I shared from my momma heart about the trauma and tragedy that punctuates the lives of so many precious...

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The Spaces In-Between

By on Dec 14, 2016 in Blog |

Today, I sat in a funeral home, once again choking back tears because another young life was lost to street violence. As I looked around the packed house at all the young faces mourning the loss of their friend, I felt heartsick. Sitting there, I had an overwhelming desire to stand up and take them back with us to the Center so we can love them well and invest in...

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The Place Between Weeping and Wonder

By on Apr 5, 2016 in Blog |

  I find myself living in the place between weeping and wonder these days. This season of¬†political debates and campaigns has been disheartening. The ugliness that has ¬†been displayed and worse, applauded by many is heartbreaking. I find myself watching in open mouthed dismay. I think I was angry once, but the anger has given way to deep sadness. Watching...

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